Gerken Capital Boosts Greater China Fund With New Hire

Oct 9 2007 | 1:33pm ET

Mary Lu has joined Gerken Capital Advisors as associate portfolio manager to the GCA Greater China Fund. Lu will work out of the firm’s Mill Valley, Calif., office.

Most recently, she was an investment analyst for Shoreline Investment Management, Hewlett-Packard’s $14 billion investment management subsidiary. Prior to that, she was risk Manager for Los Angeles-based Camden Asset Management, a $3 billion convertible arbitrage hedge fund.

GCA Greater China Fund is an absolute return hedge fund focusing on investments in the Greater China markets of Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Mainland China. The fund, which launched in December 2005, is managed by GCA with Polaris Investment Management Limited, an investment subsidiary of the Polaris Group of Taiwan, as local Advisor.

GCA is currently manager and/or advisor to seven alternative asset funds with approximately $1.5 billion of assets under management.


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